8 Taylor Docter
8 Taylor Docter
Height: 5-11
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Los Altos, Calif.
High School: Castillejia School
Position: Outside Hitter

Career Highs

Aces: 3, several times (most recent vs. Cornell 10/31/09)

Digs: 12 vs. Dartmouth (9/25/09)
Kills: 18 vs. Colgate (9/4/09)
Total Blocks: 5 vs. Cornell (10/9/09)

Freshman • 2009

Appeared in all 25 matches, starting 24 …Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week for 37 kills in first three matches of the season … Third on the team in kills with 214 (2.46) … Recorded double-digit kills in nine matches, with a career-high 18 kills in 3-2 win over Colgate (Sept. 4) … Third on the team in blocks with 50 (.57), registered match and career-high seven blocks against Penn (Nov. 13) … Posted two blocks in match against Toledo (Sept. 5) … Recorded a match-high 14 kills and four aces against UConn (Sept. 8) … Posted five blocks, seven kills, and three digs against Rice (Sept. 12) … Recorded 12 kills and five digs in 3-1 win over UNH (Sept. 19) … Posted 14 kills,10 digs and two blocks in match against Wyoming (Sept. 19) … Recorded 13 kills, four blocks and seven digs in contest against Holy Cross (Sept. 22) … Produced a career-high 12 digs and nine kills against Dartmouth (Sept. 25) … Had a match-high five blocks and three digs in win over Cornell (Oct. 9) … Posted a team-high 14 kills, nine digs, and served up two aces in win over Princeton (Oct. 16) … Registered 12 kills, five digs and two blocks in 3-2 victory over Columbia (Oct. 30) ... Recorded nine kills, four digs, four blocks, a career-high three aces and two assists in 3-0 win over Cornell (Oct. 31) ... Posted 10 kills, nine digs and five blocks in match against Yale (Nov. 6) … Collected 13 kills, a career and match-high seven blocks and three digs in 3-2 win at Penn (Nov. 13) … Recorded nine kills, three blocks and one dig in match against Princeton (Nov. 14) … Named Ivy League Co-Rookie of Week for Nov. 17.

Before Harvard

Earned first-team all-league honors in 2007 and 2008 ... Named first-team All-Palo Alto News and honorable mention All-Mercury News in 2007-08 ... Earned all-tournament honors at the Mt. Madonna Tournament in 2007 ... Three-time Division 5 state finalist ... State champion in 2008 and league champion in 2005 ... National Merit Commendation ... Involved in student government ... All student body athletics coordinator in 2007-08 ... Volunteer assistant coach for middle school ... Volunteered for Saferide Organization .. Peer tutor ... Father, Eric played baseball at Ohio State ... Cousin, Anne Dugan plated basketball at Kenyon.